Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Regional committee for seed production, Senegal

A meeting of the regional committee for seed production took place at the offices of the Direction régionale du développement rural (DRDR) in Saint-Louis on 2 February. The meeting discussed seed multiplication of the three aromatic rice varieties released in Senegal in 2009 (Sahel 177, Sahel 328, Sahel 239). Three certified seed producers are involved with the program.